Honors Galore, and Other News


On the Shelf


  • The lit Pulitzer: back and better than ever.
  • Granta presents its Best of Young British Novelists issue.
  • A gorgeous slide show of the selected writers.
  • Simon & Schuster is test-driving an e-book lending program with New York libraries. In addition to checking out titles, patrons will be able to buy directly, with libraries taking a cut.
  • “Intrigued” would be putting it too strongly, but we are mildly curious to see how Go the Fuck to Sleep gets stretched into a movie.